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Ackerman Heritage House

The Ackerman Heritage House, a historic 1888 Queen Anne Victorian home painstakingly restored
to period by Lauren Ackerman, is open to the public for scheduled events and private events including
corporate meetings, wine pairing tastings, private chef-lead wine dinners, wedding ceremonies, and
bridal party pre-wedding events. All food and wine experiences are set with antique silver, linens, and
tableware. Enjoy a step back in time expertly paired with modern luxury and world-class hospitality.

Host an intimate gathering at the Ackerman Heritage House to enjoy a unique dining experience curated by our exclusive gourmet chefs with locally-sourced ingredients. Or, join a monthly Afternoon Tea, or any of our regular series of cooking classes and other curated events.

Hours of Operation
Wineries
Hours of Operation
  • Hours of Operation 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Thursday-Sunday, by appointment Monday - Wednesday.
Tours & Tastings
  • Food & Wine Pairing Tasting Menu paired with Ackerman Family Vineyard Wines offered by prior appointment
  • Other Tasting Options
  • Tastings - By Appointment
  • Tastings - Walk-in
  • Tours - By Appointment
Winery Amenities
  • Art Displayed
  • Family-Run
  • Gardens
  • Historic Buildings
  • Romantic
  • Sustainably Farmed
  • Tasting Room Size Small
  • Unique Architecture
Wine List
  • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Sangiovese
  • Sauvignon Blanc
Facility Info
  • Reception Capacity 50
  • Banquet Capacity 14
  • Number of Rooms 1

Tasting Experiences at The Aviary
The Aviary Experience - Taste Ackerman Family Vineyards current release wines while learning about their history and unique winemaking style. The tasting features Ackerman Family Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon’s from their Certified Organic vineyard in Coombsville.

Ackerman Family Vineyards Current Release Tasting - Experience the discerning terroir of Coombsville appellation with Ackerman Family Vineyards limited production wines certified organically.

Ackerman Family Vineyards Library Vertical Tasting - Designed for serious wine enthusiasts, this is truly a unique opportunity to taste several library vintages from Ackerman Family Vineyards dating back to the iconic vintage of 2005.

Lloyd Cellars Collection - Experience Lloyd Cellars Premiere Chardonnay and Pinot noir showcasing distinct vineyard selections and their characteristics.

The Ackerman Heritage House is a one-of-a-kind destination for private events, cooking classes, private chef-lead wine dinners, corporate meetings & retreats, wedding ceremonies, parties and receptions. Customized wine and culinary experiences in an incomparable setting with antique silver, linens and china are expertly paired with thoroughly modern hospitality and service.

Enjoy a Private Event In:
THE FORMAL DINING ROOM: Elegantly appointed with numerous antiques from the mid-1800’s, including our formal dining room table that seats up to 14 guests, our formal Dining Room is a dining experience that echoes a true step back in time. Overlooking the adjoining English Gardens and Fountain, guests enjoy an intimate dining experience using authentic Queen Anne Victorian china and silver underneath a beautiful, one-of-a-kind, “wedding cake” 1840’s chandelier.

THE COURTYARD GARDEN AND THE AVIARY: During the warmer months of the year, the cozy and romantic outdoor English garden patio allows for private ceremonies or simple relaxation while enjoying the lovely water sounds of our antique Victorian fountain. This intimate garden patio is the perfect place to host a private cocktail hour or serve as the overflow space of larger receptions.

CHEF’S TABLE IN THE GOURMET KITCHEN: The state of the art gourmet kitchen echos Victorian style with a modern flair. It’s the perfect setting to enjoy a gourmet wine country experience paired with Ackerman Family Vineyards wines.



We look forward to making your event a memorable experience. To begin planning your event, email kristie@ackermanfamilyvineyards.com

A wedding with close family and friends or just an intimate commitment ceremony between the two of you is a lifetime event. The Ackerman Heritage House creates memorable moments at our timeless elegance Victorian Home in Downtown Napa. The romantic European style setting offers a one-of-kind unique setting in the Napa Valley.

Enjoy a Ceremony or Reception in:

The Formal Dining Room
Elegantly appointed with numerous antiques from the mid-1800’s, including our formal dining room table that seats up to 14 guests, this room creates a unique culinary experience that echoes a true step back in time. Overlooking the adjoining English Gardens and Fountain, guests enjoy an intimate wine and culinary experience using authentic Queen Anne Victorian china and silver lit by a beautiful, one-of-a-kind, “wedding cake” 1840’s chandelier, this is truly a memorable experience for our guests.

The Courtyard Garden and the Aviary
During the warmer months of the year, the cozy and romantic outdoor English garden patio allows for private ceremonies or simple relaxation while enjoying the lovely water sounds of our antique Victorian fountain. This intimate garden patio is the perfect place to host a private cocktail hour or serve as the overflow space of larger receptions.

The Sitting Room and the Parlor
The Heritage House entry spills into the traditional sitting room and parlor with original heart-redwood pocket doors. These two rooms can accommodate up to 60 people for a private ceremony, reception, post-wedding brunch or afternoon tea bridal shower event.

We look forward to making your event a memorable experience. To begin planning your event, email kristie@ackermanfamilyvineyards.com